Ex-Wrestler On Trial

The Argus – September 23, 1942

HOBART, Tues: Francois Fouche, coffee lounge proprietor, and former professional wrestler, appeared for trial today on a charge of manslaughter of Leslie Joseph Appleton at Hobart, on, August 22. The charge arises out of Incidents at a coffee lounge on August 22 and Appleton’s death in hospital the following day. The Crown alleges Appleton was hit with a club. The trial will be resumed tomorrow.

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